Jazz Near You

Istanbul Home » Calendar » Event

Akbank Jazz Festival: Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet at Akbank International Jazz Festival at Babylon


Akbank International Jazz Festival

Sehbender Sokak, No. 3


Wed, November 15, 2017


40 TRY


Mark Guilliana, an American drummer, educator and producer, who pumps life into the techno vein of jazz, is a man who managed to create his own vernacular, although he is in his 30s. In this vernacular you can hear hard bop masters like Elvin Jones and Art Blakey, or the Roland TR-808 drum machine samples, even J Dilla. And the bonus is a discography recorded with unique musical personalities such as Avishai Cohen, Brad Mehldau, David Bowie, Meshell Ndegeocello, Gretchen Parlato, Jason Lindner, Lionel Loueke, Dhafer Youssef, Tigran Hamasyan and Matisyahu. Maybe the most attention-grabbing one among them is Blackstar, the last album of Bowie, released just two days before his death...

read more

erimcan erdemir uploaded this event on October 2, 2017